neurology

General Surgery

This department provides expert diagnostic procedures and surgical treatment for complex and routine conditions. All surgical procedures are done under the guidance of experienced surgeons.

General Surgery department at BMH covers all aspects of surgery that affect the body, and life-saving procedures The General Surgeons work in close collaboration with other specialists to deliver timely surgical intervention and prevent complex conditions. Their updated clinical knowledge and technical proficiency of procedures, help to tackle even the most uncommon and complex operations. Advanced technologies and high-tech instrumentation combined with minimally invasive laparoscopic techniques form the basis of treatment procedures at the department.

Panel of Doctors

  • Dr. Anukesh Vasu Keloth

    Senior Consultant

  • Dr. Vinayakhram K.P.S

    Senior Consultant

  • Dr. Thahir M PVR

    Associate Consultant

Tab 1

Dr. Anukesh Vasu Keloth

Senior Consultant

Dr. Anukesh Vasu Keloth is a distinguished general surgeon renowned for his expertise in a wide range of surgical procedures. With extensive experience spanning over 15 years, he has honed his skills in various areas of general surgery, including total thyroidectomy, superficial parotidectomy, modified radical mastectomy and Trendelenburg operation, among others. His comprehensive knowledge and proficiency allow him to provide exceptional care to his patients, ensuring optimal outcomes and patient satisfaction.
Throughout his career, Dr. Anukesh has demonstrated a commitment to staying at the forefront of medical advancements, continuously updating his techniques and approaches to deliver the highest standard of surgical care. Patients who entrust their health to Dr. Anukesh can expect personalized attention, clear communication, and compassionate treatment. With a patient-centric philosophy, he prioritizes building trusting relationships with his patients, guiding them through every step of their surgical journey with empathy and expertise. His dedication to excellence, combined with his extensive experience and commitment to patient well-being, makes him a trusted choice for individuals seeking exceptional surgical care.

Qualifications

  • FIAGES (2021) - Fellowship of Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endo Surgeons in Minimal Access Surgery in May 2021
  • Master Course in Minimally Invasive Proctology from CEMAST in April 2019
  • FMAS (2016) - Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery from World Laparoscopy Hospital
  • MS (2011-2014) - Master of Surgery in General Surgery from Academy of Medical Sciences, Pariyaram, KUHS University.
  • MBBS (2002-2008): BACHELOR OF MEDICINE AND BACHELOR OF SURGERY from Government Medical College, Kozhikode, Calicut University.

Work Experience

  • Associate Professor: In the Department of General Surgery, KMCT Medical College, Kozhikode, KUHS University from 21 September 2021 till present.
  • Assistant Professor: In the Department of General Surgery, KMCT Medical College, Kozhikode, KUHS University from 21st September 2017 till 20 September 2021.
  • Senior Resident: In the Department of General Surgery, KMCT Medical College, Kozhikode, KUHS University from 30th August 2014 to 20th September 2017.He has taken part in teaching program for undergraduate students of medical, dental and allied health sciences.
  • Junior Resident: In the Department of General Surgery, Academy of Medical Sciences, Pariyaram, KUHS University from 7th July 2011 to 27th July2014. Experience in teaching MBBS students.
  • Intensive Care Unit Medical Officer, KMCT Medical College, Kozhikode from May 2010 to March 2011.
  • Surgical Medical Officer, KMCT Medical College, Kozhikode from June 2009 to May 2010.
  • Resident Medical Officer, Key Yem Hospital, Mayyil, Kannur from April 2009 to May 2009
  • Internship: Completed one year of rotatory resident internship from Government Medical College, Kozhikode, from December 2007 to December 2008.

Surgical Experience

  • ASSISTED &PERFORMED: Total Thyroidectomy, Hemithyroidectomy, Superficial Parotidectomy, Modified Radical Mastectomy, Breast Conservation Surgery, Simple Mastectomy, Breast lump excision, Open Cholecystectomy, Open Appendicectomy, Exploratory Laparotomy, Resection Anastomosis of Small Bowel, Thyroglossal Cyst Excision, Branchial Cyst Excision, Submandibular Gland Excision, Lymph Node Biopsy, I&D of Deep Abscesses, Epigastric Hernia Repair, Umbilical/ Paraumbilical Hernia Repair, Inguinal Hernioplasty, Femoral Hernia Repair, Incisional Hernia Repair, Recurrent Hernia Repair, Varicocelectomy, Hydrocele Surgery, Epididymal cyst excision, Orchidectomy, Orchidopexy, Circumcision, Trendelenburg Operation for Varicose Vein, Multiple Perforator Ligation for Varicose Vein, Above Knee Amputation, Below Knee Amputation, MidTarsal Amputation, Wide Local Excision Of Skin Tumours, Excision of Benign Tumours, Skin Grafting, Intercostal Drainage, Laparoscopic Appendicectomy, Open Haemorrhoidectomy,Fissurectomy, Lateral Internal Sphincterotomy.

Publications

  • Divya Gopalakrishnan, Anukesh Vasu Keloth, Puthiyaveetil Narayanan, MD Faiz Akram, Reshma Venugopal, Jayakrishna Prakash. A randomized open label trial to compare the efficacy and safety of Formoterol and Budesonide with that of Montelukast and Budesonide in step 3 treatment of asthma. EJPBS 2015;2(2):422-37,
  • Krishnan DG, Keloth AV, Akram MF. Reversible isolated thrombocytopenia: a rare adverse effect of diclofenac infusion. IJBCP 2015;4:584-5.
  • Divya G.Krishnan, Anukesh Vasu Keloth, MD Faiz Akram. Rabbit syndrome after short term treatment with antipsychotics; case series. IJMHR 2016;10(2):21-22.
  • Divya G.Krishnan, Anukesh Vasu Keloth, Shaikh Ubedulla. Pros and cons of simulation in medical education: a review. UMHR 2016:3(6):84-7.
  • Divya G.Krishnan, Shaikh Ubedulla, Anukesh Vasu Keloth. A study to compare the effectiveness of computer assisted learning (CAL) with that of graphs and card based practical session, on the enhancement and retention of Knowledge among undergraduate students of Pharmacology. IJMHR 2017:3(10):30-2.
  • Krishnan DG, Keloth AV. Formoterol versus montelukast as add on therapy to low dose budesonide in persistent asthma: effect on lung function. Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol 2018;7:1186-90.
  • Krishnan DG, Ubedulla S, Keloth AV. A questionnaire based study to assess the interns' knowledge about the brand names of drugs routinely prescribed in a tertiary care hospital in Kerala, India. Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol 2018:7: 2042-6.
  • Anukesh Vasu Keloth, Divya G Krishnan, Shafi Ahmad, PG Mohandas. A Prospective Cohort Study of Colonic Malignancy in a Tertiary Care Hospital in North Kerala, India. International Journal of Anatomy Radiology and Surgery. 2021 Jul;10(3): SO27-SO29
  • Dr. P.G. Mohandas, Dr. Anukesh Vasu Keloth, Dr. Divya G Krishnan, Dr. Neema Rahman. A retrospective cohort study of diabetic foot disease during the covid pandemic in a tertiary care hospital in Kerala. Surgical Review: Int J Surg Trauma Orthoped [Internet]. 2021Aug.31 [cited 20210ct.7);7(4):78-4. Available from: https://surgical.medresearch.in/index.php/ijoso/article/view/239
  • Divya G Krishnan, Anukesh Vasu Keloth, Shaikh Ubedulla, PG Mohandas. Effectiveness of Jigsaw Active Learning Method in Promoting Knowledge Gain and Retention among Medical Students: A Quasi-experimental Study. J Clin Diagn Res. 2021 Dec;15(12):JC05-JC08
  • KRISHNAN, D., KELOTH, A., AHMAD, S., PG, M. Role Play versus Small Group Discussion in Teaching Prescription Communication Skills: A Comparative Study on students of Phase Two of the Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) Course. Journal of Advances in Medical Education & Professionalism, 2023; 11(1): 34-41. Doi: 10.30476/jamp.2022.96136.1679
ummer
Dr. Anukesh Vasu Keloth

Senior Consultant

OP DAYS AND TIMINGS
  • Tue 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Fri 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Tab 1

Dr. Vinayakhram K.P.S MBBS, MS, FMAS, FIAGES

Senior Consultant

Dr.Vinayakh is a Consultant Surgeon with more than 10 years of experience as a General and Laparoscopic Surgeon and has special interest in Minimally Invasive Varicose Vein Surgery using Abalators. Also trained in Sutureless Thyroidectomy and Breast surgeries.

Qualification

  • MBBS (P.S.G Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Coimbatore)
  • MS in General Surgery (Government Medical College, Mysore)
  • FMAS ( Fellowship In Minimal access Surgery )
  • FIAGES ( Fellowship in Indian Association of Gastr Endoscopic Surgeons )
  • Underwent special Training for Radiofrequency Abaltion for varicose veins at Chettinad Healthcity , Chennai for 2 years.

Memberships:

  • Life Member of the Indian Hernia Society.
  • Life Member of Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India.
  • Life Member of Indian Association of Gastroendoscopic Surgeons.
  • Life Member of Association of Surgeons of India.

Work Experience

  • Senior Specialist in Geeral Surgery at Aster Medcity , Kochifor 2 years
  • Specialist in General Surgery at Aster Medcity,Kochi for 1 year
  • Assistant Professor - Department of General Surgery, Chettinad Healthcity (Medical College and Research Institute), Chennai for 3 yeras
  • Junior Resident - Department of General Surgery, Govt. Medical College, Mysore for 3 years.

Publications

Presented paper on rare disease of Juvenile Hyaline Fibromatosis at the National Conference of association of Surgeons of India held at Coimbatore in 2009.
ummer
Dr. Vinayakhram K.P.S

Senior Consultant

OP Days and Timings
  • Thu 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Tab 1

Dr. Thahir M PVR

Associate Consultant

Dr. Thahir is a young and talented professional who is well trained in Laparoscopic and all other general surgeries. He did his schooling and MBBS & MS by merit in Karnataka.

Qualifications

  • M S General Surgery K.B.N.I.M.S, Karnataka
  • Diploma in Laparoscopy Research & training VG Hospital Tamilnadu.
  • Laparoscopic Hernia Surgery: From VPS Lakeshore hospital. Ernakulam.
  • MBBS: Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Medical Science, Karnataka

Work Experience

  • Kannur Medical College, Anjarakandy
  • Vims Care and Cure Hospital, Kozhikode
  • Senior Resident - Hassan Institute of Medical Science, Karnataka
  • Assistant Professor -Travancore Medical College Hospital, Kollam
  • Assistant Professor -Azeezia Medical College, Kollam
  • Amana Hospital, Kozhikode
  • Asha Hospital, Kozhikode
  • Co-operative hospital, Thaliparamba

Specialisation

  • Open Thyroidectomy
  • Laparoscopic surgeries like Appendicectomy, Cholecystectomy, Inguinal Hernioplasty, laparoscopic ventral Hernioplasty, other laparoscopic procedures involving ovary and fallopian tube.
  • Open appendicectomy, Open Cholecystectomy
  • Open Herniotomy, Herniorrhaphy, Hernioplasty, Hydrocoele and scrotal surgeries.
  • Bottom surgeries like Hemorrhoidectomy, Stapler Hemorrhoidopexy, Lateral internal Sphincterotomy, Fistulectomy, Perineal I & D Surgery
  • Various types of Limb Amputations
  • Laparotomy for perforations, resection anastomosis, obstructed or Strangulated hernia surgeries, etc.
  • Lower limb varicose vein surgeries open and laser.
  • And other surgeries.
ummer
Dr. Thahir M PVR

Associate Consultant

  • Mon 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
  • Tue 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
  • Wed 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
  • Thu 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
  • Fri 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
  • Sat 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
ummer
Dr. Anukesh Vasu Keloth
Senior Consultant

Dr. Anukesh Vasu Keloth is a distinguished general surgeon renowned for his expertise in a wide range of surgical procedures. With extensive experience spanning over 15 years, he has honed his skills in various areas of general surgery, including total thyroidectomy, superficial parotidectomy, modified radical mastectomy and Trendelenburg operation, among others. His comprehensive knowledge and proficiency allow him to provide exceptional care to his patients, ensuring optimal outcomes and patient satisfaction.
Throughout his career, Dr. Anukesh has demonstrated a commitment to staying at the forefront of medical advancements, continuously updating his techniques and approaches to deliver the highest standard of surgical care. Patients who entrust their health to Dr. Anukesh can expect personalized attention, clear communication, and compassionate treatment. With a patient-centric philosophy, he prioritizes building trusting relationships with his patients, guiding them through every step of their surgical journey with empathy and expertise. His dedication to excellence, combined with his extensive experience and commitment to patient well-being, makes him a trusted choice for individuals seeking exceptional surgical care.

  • FIAGES (2021) - Fellowship of Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endo Surgeons in Minimal Access Surgery in May 2021
  • Master Course in Minimally Invasive Proctology from CEMAST in April 2019
  • FMAS (2016) - Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery from World Laparoscopy Hospital
  • MS (2011-2014) - Master of Surgery in General Surgery from Academy of Medical Sciences, Pariyaram, KUHS University.
  • MBBS (2002-2008): BACHELOR OF MEDICINE AND BACHELOR OF SURGERY from Government Medical College, Kozhikode, Calicut University.
  • Associate Professor: In the Department of General Surgery, KMCT Medical College, Kozhikode, KUHS University from 21 September 2021 till present.
  • Assistant Professor: In the Department of General Surgery, KMCT Medical College, Kozhikode, KUHS University from 21st September 2017 till 20 September 2021.
  • Senior Resident: In the Department of General Surgery, KMCT Medical College, Kozhikode, KUHS University from 30th August 2014 to 20th September 2017.He has taken part in teaching program for undergraduate students of medical, dental and allied health sciences.
  • Junior Resident: In the Department of General Surgery, Academy of Medical Sciences, Pariyaram, KUHS University from 7th July 2011 to 27th July2014. Experience in teaching MBBS students.
  • Intensive Care Unit Medical Officer, KMCT Medical College, Kozhikode from May 2010 to March 2011.
  • Surgical Medical Officer, KMCT Medical College, Kozhikode from June 2009 to May 2010.
  • Resident Medical Officer, Key Yem Hospital, Mayyil, Kannur from April 2009 to May 2009
  • Internship: Completed one year of rotatory resident internship from Government Medical College, Kozhikode, from December 2007 to December 2008.
  • ASSISTED &PERFORMED: Total Thyroidectomy, Hemithyroidectomy, Superficial Parotidectomy, Modified Radical Mastectomy, Breast Conservation Surgery, Simple Mastectomy, Breast lump excision, Open Cholecystectomy, Open Appendicectomy, Exploratory Laparotomy, Resection Anastomosis of Small Bowel, Thyroglossal Cyst Excision, Branchial Cyst Excision, Submandibular Gland Excision, Lymph Node Biopsy, I&D of Deep Abscesses, Epigastric Hernia Repair, Umbilical/ Paraumbilical Hernia Repair, Inguinal Hernioplasty, Femoral Hernia Repair, Incisional Hernia Repair, Recurrent Hernia Repair, Varicocelectomy, Hydrocele Surgery, Epididymal cyst excision, Orchidectomy, Orchidopexy, Circumcision, Trendelenburg Operation for Varicose Vein, Multiple Perforator Ligation for Varicose Vein, Above Knee Amputation, Below Knee Amputation, MidTarsal Amputation, Wide Local Excision Of Skin Tumours, Excision of Benign Tumours, Skin Grafting, Intercostal Drainage, Laparoscopic Appendicectomy, Open Haemorrhoidectomy,Fissurectomy, Lateral Internal Sphincterotomy.
  • Divya Gopalakrishnan, Anukesh Vasu Keloth, Puthiyaveetil Narayanan, MD Faiz Akram, Reshma Venugopal, Jayakrishna Prakash. A randomized open label trial to compare the efficacy and safety of Formoterol and Budesonide with that of Montelukast and Budesonide in step 3 treatment of asthma. EJPBS 2015;2(2):422-37,
  • Krishnan DG, Keloth AV, Akram MF. Reversible isolated thrombocytopenia: a rare adverse effect of diclofenac infusion. IJBCP 2015;4:584-5.
  • Divya G.Krishnan, Anukesh Vasu Keloth, MD Faiz Akram. Rabbit syndrome after short term treatment with antipsychotics; case series. IJMHR 2016;10(2):21-22.
  • Divya G.Krishnan, Anukesh Vasu Keloth, Shaikh Ubedulla. Pros and cons of simulation in medical education: a review. UMHR 2016:3(6):84-7.
  • Divya G.Krishnan, Shaikh Ubedulla, Anukesh Vasu Keloth. A study to compare the effectiveness of computer assisted learning (CAL) with that of graphs and card based practical session, on the enhancement and retention of Knowledge among undergraduate students of Pharmacology. IJMHR 2017:3(10):30-2.
  • Krishnan DG, Keloth AV. Formoterol versus montelukast as add on therapy to low dose budesonide in persistent asthma: effect on lung function. Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol 2018;7:1186-90.
  • Krishnan DG, Ubedulla S, Keloth AV. A questionnaire based study to assess the interns' knowledge about the brand names of drugs routinely prescribed in a tertiary care hospital in Kerala, India. Int J Basic Clin Pharmacol 2018:7: 2042-6.
  • Anukesh Vasu Keloth, Divya G Krishnan, Shafi Ahmad, PG Mohandas. A Prospective Cohort Study of Colonic Malignancy in a Tertiary Care Hospital in North Kerala, India. International Journal of Anatomy Radiology and Surgery. 2021 Jul;10(3): SO27-SO29
  • Dr. P.G. Mohandas, Dr. Anukesh Vasu Keloth, Dr. Divya G Krishnan, Dr. Neema Rahman. A retrospective cohort study of diabetic foot disease during the covid pandemic in a tertiary care hospital in Kerala. Surgical Review: Int J Surg Trauma Orthoped [Internet]. 2021Aug.31 [cited 20210ct.7);7(4):78-4. Available from: https://surgical.medresearch.in/index.php/ijoso/article/view/239
  • Divya G Krishnan, Anukesh Vasu Keloth, Shaikh Ubedulla, PG Mohandas. Effectiveness of Jigsaw Active Learning Method in Promoting Knowledge Gain and Retention among Medical Students: A Quasi-experimental Study. J Clin Diagn Res. 2021 Dec;15(12):JC05-JC08
  • KRISHNAN, D., KELOTH, A., AHMAD, S., PG, M. Role Play versus Small Group Discussion in Teaching Prescription Communication Skills: A Comparative Study on students of Phase Two of the Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) Course. Journal of Advances in Medical Education & Professionalism, 2023; 11(1): 34-41. Doi: 10.30476/jamp.2022.96136.1679
OP DAYS AND TIMINGS
  • Tue 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Fri 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
ummer
Dr. Vinayakhram K.P.S
Senior Consultant

Dr.Vinayakh is a Consultant Surgeon with more than 10 years of experience as a General and Laparoscopic Surgeon and has special interest in Minimally Invasive Varicose Vein Surgery using Abalators. Also trained in Sutureless Thyroidectomy and Breast surgeries.

  • MBBS (P.S.G Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Coimbatore)
  • MS in General Surgery (Government Medical College, Mysore)
  • FMAS ( Fellowship In Minimal access Surgery )
  • FIAGES ( Fellowship in Indian Association of Gastr Endoscopic Surgeons )
  • Underwent special Training for Radiofrequency Abaltion for varicose veins at Chettinad Healthcity , Chennai for 2 years.

Memberships:

  • Life Member of the Indian Hernia Society.
  • Life Member of Association of Minimal Access Surgeons of India.
  • Life Member of Indian Association of Gastroendoscopic Surgeons.
  • Life Member of Association of Surgeons of India.
  • Senior Specialist in Geeral Surgery at Aster Medcity , Kochifor 2 years
  • Specialist in General Surgery at Aster Medcity,Kochi for 1 year
  • Assistant Professor - Department of General Surgery, Chettinad Healthcity (Medical College and Research Institute), Chennai for 3 yeras
  • Junior Resident - Department of General Surgery, Govt. Medical College, Mysore for 3 years.
Presented paper on rare disease of Juvenile Hyaline Fibromatosis at the National Conference of association of Surgeons of India held at Coimbatore in 2009.
OP Days and Timings
  • Thu 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
ummer
Dr. Thahir M PVR
Associate Consultant

Dr. Thahir is a young and talented professional who is well trained in Laparoscopic and all other general surgeries. He did his schooling and MBBS & MS by merit in Karnataka.

  • M S General Surgery K.B.N.I.M.S, Karnataka
  • Diploma in Laparoscopy Research & training VG Hospital Tamilnadu.
  • Laparoscopic Hernia Surgery: From VPS Lakeshore hospital. Ernakulam.
  • MBBS: Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Medical Science, Karnataka
  • Kannur Medical College, Anjarakandy
  • Vims Care and Cure Hospital, Kozhikode
  • Senior Resident - Hassan Institute of Medical Science, Karnataka
  • Assistant Professor -Travancore Medical College Hospital, Kollam
  • Assistant Professor -Azeezia Medical College, Kollam
  • Amana Hospital, Kozhikode
  • Asha Hospital, Kozhikode
  • Co-operative hospital, Thaliparamba
  • Open Thyroidectomy
  • Laparoscopic surgeries like Appendicectomy, Cholecystectomy, Inguinal Hernioplasty, laparoscopic ventral Hernioplasty, other laparoscopic procedures involving ovary and fallopian tube.
  • Open appendicectomy, Open Cholecystectomy
  • Open Herniotomy, Herniorrhaphy, Hernioplasty, Hydrocoele and scrotal surgeries.
  • Bottom surgeries like Hemorrhoidectomy, Stapler Hemorrhoidopexy, Lateral internal Sphincterotomy, Fistulectomy, Perineal I & D Surgery
  • Various types of Limb Amputations
  • Laparotomy for perforations, resection anastomosis, obstructed or Strangulated hernia surgeries, etc.
  • Lower limb varicose vein surgeries open and laser.
  • And other surgeries.
  • Mon 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
  • Tue 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
  • Wed 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
  • Thu 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
  • Fri 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
  • Sat 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Services Facilities

  • All General Surgical Procedures
  • Treatment for Varicose Veins:
    • Endovenous Laser Abalation
    • Endovenous Radiofrequency Abalation
    • Trendlenberg Procedure
    • Hook Phlebotomy
    • Sclerotherapy
    • Venaseal
  • Thyroid and Major Neck Surgeries
  • Hernia Surgery using Prolene Hernia System
  • Gastrointestinal, Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgeries including Malignancies
  • Cancer Surgeries including Breast Conservation Surgeries
  • Head Neck Surgeries with Reconstruction
  • Soft Tissue Sarcomas
  • Gynaecological Malignancies etc.
  • Laparoscopic (Key Hole) Surgery for Gall Bladder removal
  • Appendectomy
  • Hernia repair etc. are done using state of the art equipment
  • Harmonic scalpel
  • Vascular Surgery: Emergency care of Vascular Trauma
  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm and Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm repair, embolectomies and bypass graft surgeries
  • Advanced Laser Treatment for Varicose Veins